Each issue of PaperMoney is approximately 500 fact filled pages.
Logout
Click here for Pulp & Paper Radio International
Items just for you
New publication added! Advertising Arguments 2015 book
Free Downloads
Search
My Profile
Login
Management Side
Technical Side
Arclin Suspends Start-up at Sexsmith, Alberta
Print
Mississauga, Ontario, Canada, 22 May 2008 - Arclin, a leading provider of bonding and surfacing solutions for today’s engineered materials markets, announced today they will be suspending start-up operations of its new Sexsmith, Alberta, resin plant, citing reduced demand for adhesives in the region.

“The severe downturn and recession in the U.S. housing market, coupled with a strong Canadian dollar, have resulted in a large number of closures of wood products facilities in western Canadian, thereby significantly reducing resin demand”, said Claudio D’Ambrosio, president and CEO of Arclin. “We will preserve the facility in its current state and will re-initiate start-up activities as soon as demand returns,” he said.

“Tremendous effort from our employees and area contractors has gone into bringing this state of the art facility on line and is greatly appreciated,” D’Ambrosio said. “We are committed to this project and will continue dialogue with our customer base to gauge the appropriate time to start up the plant.” Arclin will continue to satisfy its customer needs in the region out of it facilities in Kamloops, British Columbia, and Thunder Bay, Ontario.

Based in Mississauga, Ontario, Arclin provides innovative bonding solutions for a number of applications, including wood based panels, engineered wood, mineral and glass fiber tissue, and paper impregnation. As a world leader in paper overlays technology, Arclin provides high value surfacing solutions for decorative panels, building products, and industrial specialty applications for North American and export markets. For more information, visit http://www.arclin.com.


Powered by Bondware
News Publishing Software

The browser you are using is outdated!

You may not be getting all you can out of your browsing experience
and may be open to security risks!

Consider upgrading to the latest version of your browser or choose on below: